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Helper V

## Difference between two years

Hello,

I need to know how much the value changed on monthly basis. For example, if I select "Laundary", I like to view how much annual difference percentage was between 2017 and 2018. The question is how to calculate this "new measure"?

How can I show the monthly difference percent on top of each month on this bar chart?

I need this new measure get updated based on my selection from the slicers as well.

Many Thanks

Monthly Comparison

1 ACCEPTED SOLUTION
Resident Rockstar

Hi @Alirezam ,

For your requirement, we could create the measure below to achieve it.

```Measure =
VAR minyear =
CALCULATE (
SUM ( Table1[Sales] ),
FILTER (
'Table1',
YEAR ( 'Table1'[Date] ) = YEAR ( MIN ( 'Table1'[Date] ) )
&& MONTH ( 'Table1'[Date] ) = MONTH ( MAX ( 'Table1'[Date] ) )
)
)
VAR maxyear =
CALCULATE (
SUM ( Table1[Sales] ),
FILTER (
'Table1',
YEAR ( 'Table1'[Date] ) = YEAR ( MAX ( 'Table1'[Date] ) )
&& MONTH ( 'Table1'[Date] ) = MONTH ( MAX ( 'Table1'[Date] ) )
)
)
RETURN
( maxyear - minyear ) / maxyear
```

Then we could create a line and clusterd column chart like below.

More details, please refer to my attachment.

Best  Regards,

Cherry

Community Support Team _ Cherry Gao
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.
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Resident Rockstar

Hi @Alirezam ,

If you have solved, please always accept the replies making sense as solution to your question so that people who may have the same question can get the solution directly.

Best  Regards,

Cherry

Community Support Team _ Cherry Gao
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.
Resident Rockstar

Hi @Alirezam ,

For your requirement, we could create the measure below to achieve it.

```Measure =
VAR minyear =
CALCULATE (
SUM ( Table1[Sales] ),
FILTER (
'Table1',
YEAR ( 'Table1'[Date] ) = YEAR ( MIN ( 'Table1'[Date] ) )
&& MONTH ( 'Table1'[Date] ) = MONTH ( MAX ( 'Table1'[Date] ) )
)
)
VAR maxyear =
CALCULATE (
SUM ( Table1[Sales] ),
FILTER (
'Table1',
YEAR ( 'Table1'[Date] ) = YEAR ( MAX ( 'Table1'[Date] ) )
&& MONTH ( 'Table1'[Date] ) = MONTH ( MAX ( 'Table1'[Date] ) )
)
)
RETURN
( maxyear - minyear ) / maxyear
```

Then we could create a line and clusterd column chart like below.

More details, please refer to my attachment.

Best  Regards,

Cherry

Community Support Team _ Cherry Gao
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.
Helper V

Hi, Thanks for your reply. I did what you said but still the line does not show anyting and sticks to the x-axis. Please note that I get [date] from another table named 'Calendar'